The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in North East Derbyshire was worth an estimated £1.8 billion in 2019, according to figures published by the ONS. North East Derbyshire's GDP growth between 2018 and 2019 was 3.1% per year. Compare GDP by area.
The Manufacturing industry is the largest in North East Derbyshire based on the number of jobs, accounting for 20.0% of roles in the area.
2019 ONS figures suggest that there are 32,000 jobs in North East Derbyshire, which has a working-age (aged 16-65) population of 60,126. The 2019 job density in North East Derbyshire is 0.53, meaning there are 0.53 jobs per member of the North East Derbyshire working-age population.
North East Derbyshire had a mean average salary for full-time employees of £31,127 in 2021. North East Derbyshire's unemployment rate is 3.7% as of 2021. Compare unemployment rate by area.
The 2019 labour force or working-age population in North East Derbyshire is 60,126 or 58.8% of the total population.
In 2021, 96.3% of the labour market was recorded as employed, above the 94.8% average rate for England. Of those employed, 9.0% are self-employed, and 91.0% are employees.
The Annual Population Survey for 2020 published by the ONS reports the percentage of the North East Derbyshire working-age (aged 16-64) population who have a degree or higher is 36.1%, which is below the 42.8% degree qualification rate for England.
Over 57% of the North East Derbyshire working-age population have at least 2 A-levels (or equivalent), and 3% have no qualifications.
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The average salary in North East Derbyshire as of 2021 is £31,127. Between 2020 and 2021, average salaries grew by £705. Compare average salaries by area.
North East Derbyshire's salary growth rate is 2.32% per year based on changes in average salary between 2020 and 2021, which is 2.32% higher than the average salary growth rate in North East Derbyshire over the past 8 years.
Business data published by the ONS in 2020 show the most common job group in North East Derbyshire is Elementary Administration & Service Occs, accounting for 13% of all roles in the area. In England as a whole, the largest job group is Business & Public Service Assoc. Professionals.
The fastest-growing type of job in North East Derbyshire is Elementary Administration & Service Occs, with roles increasing 69% between July 2020 and July 2021. In England, the fastest-growing type of role is Corporate Managers And Directors.
|Elementary Administration & Service Occs||5,400||12.6%||68.8%|
|Customer Service Occupations||3,400||7.9%|
|Corporate Managers And Directors||3,200||7.5%||-34.7%|
|Caring Personal Service Occupations||3,000||7.0%||36.4%|
There was a 4% decrease in roles between 2019 and 2020. In England as a whole, there was a 2% decrease.
Based on the total number of jobs, the largest industry in North East Derbyshire is Manufacturing. Other major industries include Health, which represents over 10% of roles in North East Derbyshire.
Financial & Insurance companies make up 1% of the North East Derbyshire economy that's lower than the average for England as a whole (~3%).
3% of the total jobs in North East Derbyshire are in Information and Communication, one of the key sectors for the future, below the 5% of jobs in England as a whole.
|Accommodation & Food Services||2,250||7.5%|
The fastest-growing industry in North East Derbyshire is Information & Communication, with jobs in the sector increasing 33% between 2019 and 2020 from 600 to 800. In England more broadly the fastest-growing industry is Healthcare.
The industry with the biggest decline in North East Derbyshire between 2019 and 2020 was Mining, quarrying & utilities, which saw an 33% decrease in roles, going from 450 to 300. In England more broadly the industry with the biggest year on year decline was Arts, entertainment & recreation, with roles decreasing by 8%.
The Information and communication industry includes many of the top companies of the future. In North East Derbyshire, the number of roles in this sector has risen by 33% over the past year, above the 1% annual increase seen in England.
2021 UK Business Count data published by the ONS show there are 10 large businesses in North East Derbyshire, making up 0.3% of total businesses - in England, 0.4% of businesses are large. A large business is defined as having over 250 employees.
There are 55 medium-sized businesses based in North East Derbyshire, making up 1.6% of total businesses - in England, 1.5% of businesses are medium-sized. A medium-sized business is defined as having between 50 and 249 employees.
There are 290 small businesses based in North East Derbyshire, making up 8.4% of total businesses - in England, 8.3% of businesses are small. A small business is defined as having between 10 and 49 employees.
North East Derbyshire's unemployment rate is 3.7% that's 1% lower than the average unemployment rate for England as a whole. Unemployment rates are the number of unemployed people as a percentage of the working-age population.
The main group within the unemployment population is Student, representing 30.1% of the unemployed population.
Secondary classifications include groups: long-term sick, retired, other, all of which represent over 10% of the unemployed population.
In England as a whole, students are the main group within the unemployed population, accounting for 28.9% of the unemployed population.
Source: Office for National Statistics licensed under the Open Government Licence v.3.0. Contains OS data © Crown copyright and database right 2021. Data sources: ONS Local statistics